Sr. Product Designer I

Albany | Norwalk | Remote | Rochester

As the world’s leading provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions delivered by managed service providers (MSPs), Datto believes there is no limit to what small and medium businesses can achieve with the right technology. Datto offers Unified Continuity, Networking, and Business Management solutions and has created a one-of-a-kind ecosystem of MSP partners. These partners provide Datto solutions to over one million businesses across the globe. Since its founding in 2007, Datto continues to win awards each year for its rapid growth, product excellence, superior technical support, and for fostering an outstanding workplace. With headquarters in Norwalk, Connecticut, Datto has global offices in the United Kingdom, Netherlands, Denmark, Germany, Canada, Australia, China, and Singapore. Learn more at datto.com.

Our UI/UX Designers are responsible for creating functional, visually appealing designs to address user and business needs, and that delight our users. They are passionate about creating exceptional, gratifying user experiences, advocating for the user-base, and constantly pushing to move the product-line forward. This particular Designer role is focused on, but is not limited to, the company’s Commerce offerings.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage the design efforts on the company’s Commerce offering, as well as other projects
  • Work with Product Management to define and prioritize user stories and functional business requirements; assist in roadmap planning and in the company’s overall mobile strategy
  • Translate user stories into functional business requirements and simple, easy-to-use design concepts
  • Work with Engineering and Product Management teams to define, analyze, and prototype software solutions
  • Create and document storyboards / prototypes illustrating product features and business workflows, to communicate with multiple departments
  • Provide elegant and simple design solutions that offer enhanced functionality while maintaining the integrity of the existing products
  • Turn visions into concepts and translate those concepts into designs that illustrate simplicity, despite system / software complexity
  • Directly responsible for delivering enjoyable User Experience visions, accurate UI specifications, and prototypes

Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience in User Experience / User Interface (UX / UI) design; developing consumer-facing websites; developing web or mobile User Experience designs
  • Strong understanding of UI / UX Design concepts, and an ingrained sense of what makes an effective, delightful end user experience
  • Strong understanding of mobile design concepts (iPhone, Android), including a deep understanding of current mobile trends and best practices and how they can effectively be applied to the company’s products
  • Experience with Figma and/or Axure is a plus
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, creativity, and multi-tasking ability; Ability to receive constructive critique of own work and use it to improve quality; Ability to be part of a team and handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong persuasive communication skills - able to “sell” product visions and concepts to peers up to Executives
  • A Bachelor’s Degree is required, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Computer Interaction or related field is a plus

Note: We are looking only for candidates willing to join us directly as W2 employees (No 3rd party candidates)

At Datto, we believe our employees are our greatest asset and offer all full-time employees a wide-ranging benefits package, including:

  • Comprehensive health-care benefits
  • Free lunch every Friday
  • Flexible paid time off policy
  • Free food, drinks, and fresh organic fruit
  • Charity match program
  • Education reimbursement
  • And more!

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Datto is an equal opportunity employer.

Sr. Product Designer I

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